Message from our Executive Director

"Because we are a team, we work together, with a shared commitment to providing high quality, compassionate and innovative care."

Welcome, and thank you for visiting the home of Northwell Health Physician Partners.

We are a team of physicians and staff who have come together to serve you across 100 specialties. Whether you are looking to enhance your health and well-being through a long-term relationship with a primary care doctor, or in need of highly specialized care for a life-threatening illness, we have the right doctor for you. We have hundreds of conveniently located doctors’ offices as well as the broad network of outstanding community and tertiary care hospitals of Northwell Health, so we can provide care where you need it and when you need it.

And because we are a team, we work together, with a shared commitment to providing high quality, compassionate and innovative care. We are also defining what medical care should be, through our affiliation with the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and Feinstein Institute for Medical Research.

We understand that you have a choice about where you go for medical care, and that we have to earn your trust with every encounter. I hope that you use this website to learn more about us, and choose to put that trust in us.

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Dr. Ira Nash, FACC, FAHA, FACP
Executive Director, Northwell Health Physician Partners
Senior Vice President, Northwell Health
Professor, Cardiology and Population Health, Zucker School of Medicine
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Message from our Executive Committee Chair

"Expanding world-class health care, close to home, to improve the well being of our communities, that is our priority."

This is an exciting and changing time in health care and medicine with team-based care essential to providing the best possible outcomes. Northwell Health Physician Partners is a team of expert physicians who are fully integrated with nationally recognized Northwell Health and its vast resources. Our physicians work together to make decisions that positively affect the lives of the people we serve. Accomplished physicians from across the country have chosen to join our team because they know that with our support they can do what they do best – provide the highest quality, compassionate and innovative care.

We are a multi-specialty group of physicians and staff with services spanning across 100 specialty health care areas, in hundreds of community-based doctors’ offices and within Northwell Health campuses. Expanding world-class health care, close to home, to improve the overall well being of our communities – that is our priority.

As the chair of the Executive Committee, I invite you to learn more about our medical group. Please do not hesitate to contact us for assistance with scheduling an appointment or anything else. Thank you again for visiting us.

Louis Potters, MD, FACR, FASTRO
Chair, Executive Committee, Northwell Health Physician Partners
Chair and Professor, Radiation Medicine, Health, Zucker School of Medicine
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Louis Potters, MD

  • Chair, Radiation Medicine,
    North Shore University Hospital, LIJ Medical Center and Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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